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U.S. adopts new standards to assess runway conditions during inclement weather
19 July 2016

U.S. adopts new standards to assess runway conditions during inclement weather

19 July 2016

In order to reduce the risk of runway overrun accidents and incidents due to runway contamination caused by weather and other factors, the U.S. aviation community will start using new standards to assesses runway conditions during inclement weather.

U.S. commercial aviation community targets pilot mental fitness

17 June 2016

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is working with commercial airlines and pilots’ unions to improve mental health evaluations, and encourage voluntary reporting of pilot mental health issues.

FAA to test drone sensor detection systems around airports

9 May 2016

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) reported that it signed three companies in an effort do develop a system to detect illegal operation of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) flying too close to airports.